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Mt. Rushmore Black Hills Gold Factory Tour

Open Now: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Mt. Rushmore Black Hills Gold Factory Tour
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Black Hills Gold FREE Factory Tour Home of: Landstrom’s, Mt. Rushmore Jewelry, and Riddle’s Jewelry Watch Skilled Artisans Handcraft South Dakota’s Official State Jewelry! Over a span of 14 years, 360 goldminers-turned-craftsmen carved a rough...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
2707 Mount Rushmore Rd, Rapid City, SD 57701-5324
+1 605-343-7099
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

I remember going on this tour when I was 16 and buying a ring. It is worn and smooth and my fingers are fatter, so I wanted a new ring. I was the only person wanting to go on the tour and got personal attention....More

1  Thank MataMcCree
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Mt. Rushmore is a National Memorial and is free to all- but you need to pay for the parking. It is handicap accessible and family friendly. The kids can become junior rangers as they search out the answers in their booklet. Audio tours are also...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2018

My husband and I visited the factory. The inventory is awesome. The video showing the steps to make the jewelry was very interesting. We did not go through the tour, due to time constraints. Of course, my husband bought me some Black Hills jewelry. :)

Thank Z8574OX
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Stayed at the Comfort Inn right across from it. Saw tour and went and did it. I would say a must do for all ages. We had our grandkids with us and they are 16 and 14 years old. They were fascinated and so were...More

2  Thank Dayton H
Reviewed February 7, 2018

This is a really neat place to pan gold and visit a national monument from along time ago. The tour is really cool and there is a little store where you can buy jewelry and other artifacts. Please put this on your bucket list.

1  Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed November 8, 2017

There is the store with all the beautiful jewelry on display. The tour takes you through the various work stations. The process is explained and demonstrated. The process is heavily reliant on artisans perfect workmanship. Really, each piece is a work of art. It gave...More

3  Thank MichelleVacationer
Reviewed October 23, 2017

A great family tour, especially if you do the panning after the visit to the mine and work area. It is very close to downtown Keystone and the people are very friendly.

1  Thank Jbshkg
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Have always wanted to see and I was not disappointed . Walked the Presidental Trail , very nice walk . The displays were impressive too .

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

My wife really loves black hills gold jewelry and she loved the store and the tour. I also enjoyed seeing how they do the detail work and learning more about which metals they use to make the leafs. There is an interesting back story on...More

1  Thank quantumstalker
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

What a spectacular monument. First time here and it is impressive. The surrounding loop to walk around the monument is beautiful, clean and easy to walk. Simply not to be missed. No entrance fee but $10 to park for all vehicles ( motorcycles, cars and...More

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September 27, 2017|
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Response from DickandRobin | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I don't know and don't want to guess.
September 27, 2017|
Response from Josh H | Property representative |
Store Hours are: 9-4 Saturday and Sunday at this time of the year. Please let us know if we can help any further. Have a great day!
June 19, 2015|
Response from Estacee | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, our tour started and ended up in Los Angeles. I'm sorry I can't provide you much help with your question.